Southern Ohio Correctional Facility Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Seeking Interviews Of Lucasville Rioters By Associated Press • Dec 7, 2017 Associated Press A federal judge has ended a lawsuit in which inmates and reporters challenged a ban on face-to-face media interviews with prisoners convicted for their roles in the 1993 Lucasville prison riot. SUPCUS Rejects Request By Convicted Killer In Lucasville Prison Riot By Associated Press • Oct 21, 2017 reddit.com The U.S. Supreme Court won't reconsider the case of a death row inmate convicted in the 1993 Lucasville prison riot slayings of five fellow inmates. State Executes Phillips Without Incident By Ohio Public Radio • Jul 27, 2017 Ohio Public Radio The state yesterday carried out its first execution in more than three years after a botched execution sparked a lengthy court battle. SUPCUS Allows Execution Of Phillips To Proceed By Associated Press • Jul 26, 2017 State of Ohio The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected a request by a death row inmate to stay his execution scheduled for today. Plan To Move Death Row On Hold By Associated Press • Jul 15, 2017 Ohio's plan to move death row for the third time in a little over a decade is being delayed again. Guards Plan Pickets At Lucasville Prison Over Drug Use And Contract Violations By Associated Press • May 18, 2017 toledoblade.com The union representing Ohio prison guards says it plans to picket on May 31 over contract violations and rampant drug use at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville. Slain Ohio Inmate Apparently Attacked By Another Prisoner By Associated Press • May 5, 2017 pinterest.com The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating the death of a Southern Ohio Correctional Facility inmate who was apparently attacked by another inmate last Tuesday. State To Move Aging Death Row Inmates From Chillicothe To Toledo By Associated Press • Oct 22, 2016 Ohio is moving its death row for the third time in a little over a decade. Inmate Who Threatened Franklin County Judge Gets Three Years Added To Sentence By Associated Press & Jim Letizia • Oct 4, 2016 Fairfield County Sheriff The Ohio prison inmate accused of sending a Franklin County judge a suspicious letter and powder in an anthrax hoax and instructing a second inmate to do the same has pleaded guilty. Appeals Court Reinstates Inmate Lawsuit Alleging Abuse By Guards By Associated Press • Feb 26, 2016 A three-judge panel of the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati has reinstated a prison inmate's lawsuit over an alleged beating by a guard and other punishment. Inmate Indicted For Threatening Franklin County Judge By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jul 30, 2015 Fairfield County Sheriff A Franklin County grand jury has indicted a state prison inmate on charges of sending a threatening letter containing white powder and labeled "anthrax" to a judge who presided over one of his cases. Budget Cuts Trigger Cuts In Inmate Community Service By Associated Press • Oct 13, 2014 A new report says budget cuts have contributed to a drop in the number of community service hours performed by Ohio prison inmates.